Best Money Tips: Make Your Clothes Last Longer


Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on making your clothes last longer, how to know if canceling cable is the right move for you, and how a fitness routine can improve your finances.

Top 5 Articles

How to Make Your Clothes Last Longer — You probably don't need to wash your clothes as often as you think. But when you do, you can prevent some of the wear and tear that occurs in the washer by using cold water on a delicate cycle. [Canadian Finance Blog]

Read this before canceling your cable subscription — Make a list of everything you watch, and see if an alternative way to watch it is available to you. [The Monitor]

How Starting a Fitness Routine Helped Improve My Finances — If one of your spending triggers is boredom, then keeping occupied with regular workouts will help you spend less on happy hours and other non-free activities. [ReadyForZero]

131 Ways to Save Money and Still Have the Wedding of Your Dreams — Pay attention to the size and shape of your invitations. Postage is increased if your envelopes are oddly shaped or if they're decorated on the outside. [PopSugar Smart Living]

9 Things That Will Happen When You Embrace Being Alone — You become more in touch with your emotions and can understand yourself better. [Change Your Thoughts]

Other Essential Reading

5 Flawless Makeup Tips for Eyeglass Wearers — Use complimentary colors to coordinate your eye shadow with your frames. [Best Kept Self]

How to build community relationships — One of the best ways to connect with people in a new community is to volunteer. [Get Rich Slowly]

How To Not Be A Broke College Student — Use your student ID card everywhere you can. Tons of restaurants, retailers, and events offer discounts to students. [Grad Money Matters]

Will Your Home Be A Good Investment? — Even if your mortgage is paid off, the equity is locked up in the home. If you're looking for a good investment, it might be better to rent out the property. [Listen Money Matters]

A Sprinkle of Fun: Party and Decor Ideas for Sprinkle Showers — Sprinkle showers refer to baby showers for mothers who have already had a first child — and who likely have most of the baby necessities. You can take the term literally and do a rain-shower themed party! [Parenting Squad]

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